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Reynolds and other Governors call on President Biden to “take action” on Southern U.S. border

Reynolds and other Governors call on President Biden to “take action” on Southern U.S. border

DES MOINES Today, Governor Kim Reynolds and 19 other Republican governors issued a joint letter urging President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris to take immediate action on the…

Police investigating after Iowa woman struck and killed on Interstate in West Des Moines

Police investigating after Iowa woman struck and killed on Interstate in West Des Moines

WEST DES MOINES – Police are investigating after an Iowa woman was struck and killed on an Interstate in West Des Moines. On Sunday, May 9th at approximately 11:50am, officers…

College Wrestling: UNI’s Schwab inks extension through 2027-28 season

College Wrestling: UNI’s Schwab inks extension through 2027-28 season

CEDAR FALLS – UNI Director of Athletics David Harris has announced the signing of a contract extension for head wrestling coach Doug Schwab through the 2027-28 season. “Doug has consistently…

Three hurt in two-vehicle accident near Floyd

Three hurt in two-vehicle accident near Floyd

FLOYD, IOWA – Three people were hurt in a two-vehicle accident near Floyd on Monday afternoon. According to the Iowa State Patrol, the accident took place on Monday, May 10,…

Winners announced in the 21st Annual John Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition

Winners announced in the 21st Annual John Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition

MASON CITY – The 2021 John Pappajohn Student Entrepreneurial Venture Competition was held virtually with 13 students advancing to the final presentation round, where plans were reviewed by John Pappajohn…

Iowa to end participation in federal unemployment benefit programs, citing strong labor market and recovering economy 

Iowa to end participation in federal unemployment benefit programs, citing strong labor market and recovering economy 

DES MOINES – Today Governor Kim Reynolds announced new measures to address the State of Iowa’s severe workforce shortage. Effective June 12, 2021, the State of Iowa will end its…

OBIT: Nathan Kettwig

OBIT: Nathan Kettwig

Nathan Kettwig, 24, of Mason City, passed away Tuesday, May 4, 2021. A memorial service for Nathan Kettwig will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 13, 2021 at…

Mason City man dead in Mitchell county car crash

Mason City man dead in Mitchell county car crash

RURAL MITCHELL COUNTY – A Mason City man is dead after a one-car accident in rural Mitchell county. According to the Iowa State Patrol, the accident took place on May…